AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF LARGE, HUMAN BIOBANKS: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY POLICIES AND FINANCIAL CONDITIONS FOR ACCESS

AbstractBiobanks are repositories that collect, store and distribute large quantities of biological samples and associated data. Although...

LEGAL, ETHICAL, AND WIDER IMPLICATIONS OF SUICIDE RISK DETECTION SYSTEMS IN SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS

AbstractSuicide remains a problem of public health importance worldwide. Cognizant of the emerging links between social media use and...

 
 
 

ENHIC: LEARNING FINE-RESOLUTION HI-C CONTACT MAPS USING A GENERATIVE ADVERSARIAL FRAMEWORK

AbstractMotivationThe high-throughput chromosome conformation capture technique has enabled genome-wide mapping of chromatin interactions....

COMPARISON OF ONLINE LEARNING DESIGNS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC WITHIN BIOINFORMATICS COURSES IN HIGHER EDUCATION

AbstractMotivationDue to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, new strategies had to be adopted to move from classroom-based education to...

 
 
 

SAILER: SCALABLE AND ACCURATE INVARIANT REPRESENTATION LEARNING FOR SINGLE-CELL ATAC-SEQ PROCESSING AND INTEGRATION

AbstractMotivationSingle-cell sequencing assay for transposase-accessible chromatin provides new opportunities to dissect epigenomic...

EXPECTED 10-ANONYMITY OF HYPERLOGLOG SKETCHES FOR FEDERATED QUERIES OF CLINICAL DATA REPOSITORIES

AbstractMotivationThe rapid growth in of electronic medical records provide immense potential to researchers, but are often silo-ed...

 
 
 

ISMB/ECCB 2021 PROCEEDINGS

This special issue of Bioinformatics serves as the proceedings of the biennial joint meeting of ISMB (29th annual conference on Intelligent...

INVESTIGATION OF REFINED CNN ENSEMBLE LEARNING FOR ANTI-CANCER DRUG SENSITIVITY PREDICTION

AbstractMotivationAnti-cancer drug sensitivity prediction using deep learning models for individual cell line is a significant challenge...

 
 
 

LONG READS CAPTURE SIMULTANEOUS ENHANCER-PROMOTER METHYLATION STATUS FOR CELL-TYPE DECONVOLUTION

AbstractMotivationWhile promoter methylation is associated with reinforcing fundamental tissue identities, the methylation status of...

HAPLOTYPE-BASED MEMBERSHIP INFERENCE FROM SUMMARY GENOMIC DATA

AbstractMotivationThe availability of human genomic data, together with the enhanced capacity to process them, is leading to transformative...

 
 
 

THERMODYNAMIC MODELING REVEALS WIDESPREAD MULTIVALENT BINDING BY RNA-BINDING PROTEINS

AbstractMotivationUnderstanding how proteins recognize their RNA targets is essential to elucidate regulatory processes in the cell....

ASYNCHRONOUS PARALLEL BAYESIAN OPTIMIZATION FOR AI-DRIVEN CLOUD LABORATORIES

AbstractMotivationThe recent emergence of cloud laboratories-collections of automated wet-lab instruments that are accessed remotely,...

 
 
 

PUBLIC VIEWS ABOUT COVID-19 ‘IMMUNITY PASSPORTS'

AbstractImportanceDiscovery of effective vaccines and increased confidence that infection confers extended protection against coronavirus...

CORPORATIONS, HIGH-STAKES BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH, AND RESEARCH MISCONDUCT: YES THEY CAN

AbstractScience has long been vulnerable to research misconduct. Biomedical sciences, with vast financial stakes, carry heightened...

 
 
 

CHINA'S EVOLVING BIOSAFETY/BIOSECURITY LEGISLATIONS

AbstractThis paper represents a systematic effort to describe and assess China's evolving biosafety/biosecurity legislative and regulatory...

UNIVERSAL FORENSIC DNA DATABASES: ACCEPTABLE OR ILLEGAL UNDER THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS REGIME?

AbstractUniversal forensic DNA databases are controversial privacy-wise given their omnibus scope of incorporating DNA profile data...

 
 
 

ENHANCING THE DEVELOPING BRAIN: TENSIONS BETWEEN PARENT, CHILD, AND STATE IN THE UNITED STATES

ABSTRACTRecent technological advances in neuroscience offer a novel way for parents to nurture their children: altering brain activation...

STANDARD CONTRACTUAL CLAUSES FOR CROSS-BORDER TRANSFERS OF HEALTH DATA AFTER SCHREMS II

AbstractStandard contractual clauses have long been considered the most accessible method to transfer personal data legally across...

 
 
 

BIOETHICS IN CHINA'S BIOSECURITY LAW: FORMS, EFFECTS, AND UNSETTLED ISSUES

AbstractThe Biosecurity Law has laid down a regulatory framework on bioethics in China, from raising awareness through education, requiring...

METATX: DECIPHERING THE DISTRIBUTION OF MRNA-RELATED FEATURES IN THE PRESENCE OF ISOFORM AMBIGUITY, WITH APPLICATIONS IN EPITRANSCRIPTOME ANALYSIS

AbstractMotivationThe distribution of biological features strongly indicates their functional relevance. Compared to DNA-related features,...

 
 
 



World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

MicroRNA-17-5p Promotes Cardiac Hypertrophy by Targeting Mfn2 to Inhibit...

Abstract Pathological cardiac hypertrophy is the leading cause of heart failure, and miRNAs have been recognized as key factors in cardiac hypertrophy. This study aimed to... Read more ...

Scientist, Hematologic and Immunologic Toxicology - La Jolla, CA - Johnson &...

As part of the cutting-edge Global Predictive, Investigative and Translational Toxicology Team, the candidate will have the opportunity to work within...From Johnson & Johnson... Read more ...

Bringing Protection Back in Line

Bringing Protection Back in Line

Research refines platform to address immune disorders Dr. Esma Yolcu and Dr. Haval Shirwan, Co-pioneers of ProtEx technology By Davis Suppes | Bond LSC The things that protect... Read more ...

After 40 Years, HIV Presents Research Problems New and Old

After 40 Years, HIV Presents Research Problems New and Old

In the years since AIDS was first described in medical research, the scientific map of that disease has changed enormously. Once it was relatively empty. Now scientists... Read more ...

Exosomal circRNA HIPK3 knockdown inhibited cell proliferation and metastasis...

Abstract Prostate cancer is the second frequent malignancy among men in the world. Exosomal circular RNAs have been reported to function in PCa progression. The current study... Read more ...

Prognostic value and immunological characteristics of a novel...

Abstract Autophagy affects the development, progression, and prognosis of various cancers including pancreatic cancer. To develop an autophagy-related prognostic model of... Read more ...

Chiral nanomaterials for tumor therapy: autophagy, apoptosis, and...

Chirality is a fundamental characteristic of natural molecules and a crucial factor in the biochemical reactions of living cells and organisms. Recently, researchers have... Read more ...

Ramil the snow leopard tests positive for COVID at the San Diego Zoo

Zoo staff say the animal's symptoms are mild and are still investigating how he got infected Read more ...

Enhanced lignin biodegradation by consortium of white rot fungi: microbial...

As one of the major components of lignocellulosic biomass, lignin has been considered as the most abundant renewable aromatic feedstock in the world. Comparing with thermal or... Read more ...

Design and heterologous expression of a novel dimeric LL37 variant in Pichia...

The antimicrobial peptide LL37 is produced by white blood cells and various epithelial cells, and has the outstanding advantages of participating in immune regulation, causing... Read more ...